The United States and China have agreed not to impose further tariffs on each other while they continue to negotiate a trade deal. The detente ends months of tension between the two countries.
After Trump reiterated his anti-free trade rhetoric at the G7, European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker hit back with a more traditional weaponry known as "the facts." German automakers eye proceedings nervously.
US President Donald Trump has taken actions to redress what he says are unfair trading relationships with Europe, China, Canada and Mexico. DW takes a look at what he has done and how those affected have responded.
Fresh trade figures from China have shown that heavily criticized trade imbalances between the world's two leading economies have grown. The White House will not be amused by Beijing's renewed export drive.
The Chinese government has said it's willing to do its bit to reduce current trade frictions with the United States. Beijing insisted that "some specific progress" had been made during the latest round of talks.
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